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Backup & Restore System Restore Shortcut

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System Restore Shortcut How to Create a "System Restore" Shortcut in Vista
This will show you how to create a shortcut to the main System Restore window to make it easier to do a System Restore.
Published by Brink Category: Backup & Restore 
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How to Create a "System Restore" Shortcut in Vista
Synopsis
This will show you how to create a shortcut to the main System Restore window to make it easier to do a System Restore.
How to Create a "System Restore" Shortcut in Vista
information   Information
This will show you how to create a shortcut to the main System Restore window to make it easier to do a System Restore.
Tip   Tip
The default shortcut location in the Start menu is:

Start Menu\All Programs\Accessories\System Tools\System Restore

warning   Warning


EXAMPLE: Shortcut opens this
System_Restore.jpg




OPTION ONE
To Download the "System Restore" Shortcut

1. Click on the download button below to download the System Restore.zip file.​
download

2. Click on Save, and save it to the Desktop.​
3. Right click on the System Restore.zip file (on desktop) and click on Open.​
4. Click on Allow in the UAC prompt.​
5. Extract the System Restore shortcut to the desktop.​
6. Place the shortcut where you like to use it at.​
7. When done, you can delete the System Restore.zip file.​




OPTION TWO
To Manually Create the "System Restore" Shortcut

1. Right click on a empty area of your destop.​
2. Click on New and Shortcut.
3. Copy and paste the location below into the create window. (See screenshot below)​
%SYSTEMROOT%\System32\rstrui.exe

4. Click on the Next button.
Location.jpg

5. Type System Restore. (See screenshot below)​
NOTE: You can name this anything like though.​
6. Click on the Finish button.​
Name.jpg

That's it,
Shawn



 
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    ASUS ROG-STRIX-GTX1080TI-O11G-GAMING
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Hi Brink, Very cool tip! I put one on both Admin. and Standard U. accts. They will get used !!! Thanks Loads, Bare Foot Kid ;)
 

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Your welcome Bare Foot Kid. Glad that you like it.

Shawn
 

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    Intel i7-8700K 5 GHz
    Motherboard
    ASUS Maximus X Code Z370
    Memory
    16 GB (8GBx2) G.SKILL TridentZ DDR4 3200 MHz
    Graphics Card(s)
    ASUS ROG-STRIX-GTX1080TI-O11G-GAMING
    Sound Card
    Integrated
    Monitor(s) Displays
    3 x 27" Asus VE278Q
    Screen Resolution
    1920x1080
    Hard Drives
    250GB Samsung 960 EVO M.2,
    256GB OCZ Vector,
    6TB WD Black WD6001FZWX
    PSU
    Seasonic Prime Titanium 850W
    Case
    Corsair Air 740
    Cooling
    Corsair Hydro H115i
    Mouse
    Logitech MX Master
    Keyboard
    Logitech wireless K800
    Internet Speed
    300 Mb/s Download and 30 Mb/s Upload
    Other Info
    Logitech Z625 speaker system,
    Creative F200 webcam,
    HP Color LaserJet Pro MFP M477fdn,
    Linksys EA9500 router,
    Arris SB6190 cable modem,
    APC SMART-UPS RT 1000 XL,
    Lumia 1520 phone
  • Operating System
    Windows 10 Pro
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    HP Envy Y0F94AV
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    i7-7500U @ 2.70 GHz
    Memory
    16 GB DDR4-2133
    Graphics card(s)
    NVIDIA GeForce 940MX
    Sound Card
    Conexant ISST Audio
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    Screen Resolution
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